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The armband uses light sensors and a processor to identify a virus biomarker that can cause blood clots.
After the panel's vote, Commissioner Stephen Hahn said, the FDA plans to "act quickly."
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Cindy Whitehead spent years working on a treatment for low sexual desire in women. When the FDA rejected her drug, she disputed the decision with the stories of affected women -- and won.
The drug, which contains a tiny ingestible sensor, is designed for patients with mental illness.
David Acheson, a former official at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the U.S. Department of Agriculture, was brought on as an adviser.
But don't worry, barely any of the food was affected, company spokesperson says.
The agency will look into whether the ads obscure important safety and side effect information.
Through education, proactive self-regulation and collaboration with regulators, industry leaders can help speed the process of rule-making.
'Lumosity simply did not have the science to back up its ads,' said the FTC's director of consumer protection.